By Kathleen A. Laughlin,Jacqueline Castledine
Breaking the Wave is the 1st anthology of unique essays through either more youthful and verified students that takes an extended view of feminist activism by means of systematically studying the dynamics of stream patience in the course of moments of response and backlash. starting from the "civic feminism" of white middle-class organizers and the "womanism" of Harlem shoppers within the fast postwar interval, to the utopian feminism of Massachusetts lesbian softball league founders and environmentally minded feminists within the Nineteen Seventies and Nineteen Eighties, Breaking the Wave files a continuity of activism in either nationwide and native organizing that creates a brand new dialogue, and a brand new paradigm, for 20th century women’s history.
Contributors: Jacqueline L. Castledine, Susan okay. Freeman, Julie A. Gallagher, Marcia Gallo, Sally J. Kenney, Rebecca M. Kluchin, Kathleen A. Laughlin, Lanethea Mathews, Catherine E. Rymph, Julia Sandy-Bailey, Jennifer A. Stevens, Janet Weaver, and Leandra Zarnow.
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Breaking the Wave: Women, Their Organizations, and Feminism, 1945–1985 (New Directions in American History) by Kathleen A. Laughlin,Jacqueline Castledine